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Vanguard 2 Rocket - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 00012U 59001B   18201.50211680  .00000048  00000-0  28146-4 0  9990
2 00012  32.9000 272.7750 1667044   6.6803 355.3342 11.44249509442587
Epoch (UTC): 20 July 2018 12:03:02
Eccentricity: 0.1667044
inclination: 32.9000°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.7750°
argument of perigee: 6.6803°
revolutions per day: 11.44249509
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.3342°
orbit number at epoch: 44258

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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